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Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Reader

ISBN-10: 0415431352

ISBN-13: 9780415431354

Edition: 2007

Authors: Kuan-Hsing Chen, Chua Beng Huat

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List price: $50.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 7/16/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 640
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.486
Language: English

Notes on contributors and translators
Acknowledgements
Introduction: The Inter-Asia Cultural Studies: Movements project
Setting the agenda
How does Asia mean?
The politics of imagining Asia: a genealogical analysis
Alternative frames? Questions for comparative research in the third world
Conceptualizing an East Asian popular culture
Producing knowledge of Southeast Asia: a Malaysian view
State violence
Democracy and the violence of the state: a political negotiation of death
Decolonialization and assumption of war responsibility
Mourning Korean modernity in the memory of the Cheju April Third Incident
Indonesia's original sin: mass killings and capitalist expansion, 1965-66
Americanism
Embodiment of American modernity in colonial Korea
'America' as desire and violence: Americanization in postwar Japan and Asia during the Cold War
Okinawa's 'postwar': some observations on the formation of American military bases in the aftermath of terrestrial warfare
Feminism
'You are entrapped in an imaginary well': the formation of subjectivity within compressed development - a feminist critique of modernity and Korean culture
Women and freedom
Caught in the terrains: an inter-referential inquiry of trans-border stardom and fandom
Sexuality
Embodying gender: transgender body/subject formations in Taiwan
State power, prostitution and sexual order in Taiwan: towards a genealogical critique of 'virtuous custom'
Reticent poetics, queer politics
Cinema
Transnational imagination in action cinema: Hong Kong and the making of a global popular culture
The 'Bollywoodization' of the Indian cinema: cultural nationalism in a global arena
Detouring through Korean cinema
The birth of the local feminist sphere in the global era: 'trans-cinema' and Yosongjang
Other popular cultures
Discourse of cultural identity in Indonesia during the 1997-1998 monetary crisis
Emotional energy and sub-cultural politics: alternative bands in post-1997 Hong Kong
Feminization of the 2002 World Cup and women's fandom
The power of circulation: digital technologies and the online Chinese fans of Japanese TV drama
Movements
Asian peace movements and empire
Revitalizing the Bandung spirit
Rethinking social movements through retranslating the economy
Index